[jhb_airlines] Re: MS Flight Simulator and Google Earth

  • From: "Paul" <paul@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2005 22:45:58 +0100

Alastair,

No performance hit so far as I can tell.

Paul

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Sent: 26 October 2005 22:09
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Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: MS Flight Simulator and Google Earth


Hi Paul

Thanks for that.

Any noticeable decrease in Flightsim performance?

I assume that you are using WideFS

Alastair

Paul wrote:
> Alastair / Frank,
>
> I got these running over my network and very nice it is too.  I found
> the labels on AI Aircraft / Airports etc would only appear briefly but
> the porgramme itself works well.  I had difficulty in optimising the
> flight following, getting the balance between the tilt and the
> aircraft altitude proved fiddly. I found keeping the view above the
> aitcrafts position most effective.
>
> I did find that polling the aircraft's present position, position + 1
> minute and AI Traffic simultaneously occasionnaly caused syncing
> problems with one element. Could this be why Frank is locking up?  I
> don't thik it's his connection speed, he has 4Mbps D/L, I'm on 2Mbps
> and can stay on solidly.
>
> Perhaps it's the LAN speed, are you running 10Mb or 100Mb LAN Frank?
> That may be the bottle-neck, data transfer via the LAN. (I'm on 100Mb
> LAN).
>
>
> Paul.
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Alastair
> Sent: 23 October 2005 19:38
> To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [jhb_airlines] MS Flight Simulator and Google Earth
>
>
> Hi
>
> Can anyone (with WideFs) please check out this link.
>
> http://www.elbiah.de/flusi/MyFsGoogleEarth/MyFsGoogleEarth.htm
>
> It is a small? programme to link up MS Flight Simulator and Google
> Earth running on the second computer.
>
> Requires registered versions of FSUIPC and WideFS
>
> I have the former, but not the latter.
>
> Ps out of interest Google Earth has a 'Flight Simulator' mode.
>
> Press 'Ctrl G' and a small aeroplane icon will appear.
>
> Left mouse button + forward or back to dive/climb.
> Right mouse button + forward or back to speed up/slow down. Mouse left
> or right to bank.
>
> Cheers
>
> Alastair
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